SALEMBURG, NC, October 18, 2012 - The North Carolina Justice Academy will host its Inaugural Charity Challenge, an event to raise funds for Hope For The Warriors®, a national nonprofit organization that supports wounded U.S. service members, their families, and families of the fallen.
The NCJA Charity Challenge will take place on November 10, 2012 at the NC Justice Academy East Campus at 200 West College Street, Salemburg, NC. The Charity Challenge is a practical pistol competition designed around the skills used by concealed carry, law enforcement, and military shooters. To register for the event, please visit the event page at http://ncja.ncdoj.gov/CC.aspx
For more information, please contact Cynthia Rich at NCJACharityChallenge@gmail.com
or (919) 274-5942. Additional contributions can be made directly to Hope For The Warriors® at www.hopeforthewarriors.org
The Charity Challenge will be an action shooting event based on concealed carry and self-defense scenarios. Participants will complete eight challenging courses of fire using customized match rules. Prizes will be awarded for each division. Pre-registration forms should be mailed by October 26th.
The North Carolina Justice Academy mission is to improve the quality and effectiveness of criminal justice services to the citizens of North Carolina through research, education, training, and support for criminal justice and related personnel. The Academy's staff trains thousands of criminal justice personnel throughout the state. Numerous state and local agencies make use of the campus facilities, instructional services, and its professional staff for criminal justice training. More information about the North Carolina Justice Academy can be found at http://ncja.ncdoj.gov/Home.aspx
The mission of Hope For the Warriors® (www.hopeforthewarriors.org
) is to enhance the quality of life for post-9/11 service members, their families, and families of the fallen who have sustained physical and psychological wounds in the line of duty. Hope For The Warriors® is dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring hope for our service members and our military families.
Hope For The Warriors® has earned a Four-Star rating from Charity Navigator (www.charitynavigator.org
), an independent organization that evaluates fiscal responsibility and accountability of nonprofits.
Hope For The Warriors® (Federal Tax ID 20-5182295) is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charity as defined in sections 509(A)(1) and 170(B)(1)(A)(VI) of the Internal Revenue Code. Combined Federal Campaign, CFC #27800.